Press Release - PI-MVA
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Seneca County Sheriff Deputies responded to a motorcycle vs car, personal injury motor vehicle accident at the intersection of County Rd 139and South St., in the Town of Ovid. Deputies report that Ruth Myer, age 87,of 7222 RT 89, Ovid NY, stopped at the stop sign on South St and proceeded into the intersection of County Rd. 139 and South St.. Myer did not see a motorcycle traveling east on County Rd. 139, being driven by Nathan Andrus, age 53, of 2412 Parish Rd., Ovid, NY, striking the motorcycle. Andrus was injured, suffering from leg injuries. Andrus was taken to Geneva General Hospital by South Seneca Ambulance for his injuries. Two passengers in Myer's vehicle, Leconte Myer, age 93, of 7222 Rt 89, Ovid, NY and Beverly Harris, age 60, of 21335 COUNTY RD 26, Goshen, Indiana. Everyone in the Myer vehicle was uninjured. Deputies where assisted at the scene by Ovid Fire Dept. Myer was issued a traffic ticket for failure to yeild right of way at a stop sign.